NTT DATA presents  Global Open Innovation Contest 7.0ABOUT



To form “triple win” business alliance among startups, NTT DATA group and our clients (major corporations).

NTT DATA is seeking innovative business proposal that combines with NTT DATA ‘s existing service/solutions and is attractive to NTT DATA’s clients (major corporations).

Major keywords
of challenges
FinTech, IoT, energy, insurance tech, healthcare tech, BPM, Digital Archives, big data, digital marketing, blockchain, Open API, personal data, AI, cyber security, virtual/augmented reality, or robotics
When to enter
Application begins 26th July 2017, Wednesday, 15:00 JST
Deadline has been extended to October 16th, 2017, 09:00 (JST)
Who can enter
Incorporated start-ups with advance technology
How to enter
  1. Step 1: Select the venue and challenge
  2. Step 2: Submit application form
  3. Step 3: Submit detailed business plan (PDF/within 10 pages/less than 3MB) via the specified form
Screening criteria
  • ・Synergy with NTT DATA
  • ・novelty, feasibility, competitive advantage, growth potential, business scale, user needs, etc.
Note: Detailed proposal on the synergy with NTT DATA is required
NTT DATA office in JAPAN

Screening process

The Prizes

The winner of
the Grand Finale

The Grand Finale winner will be able to take the most of a three-month in-kind contribution to support the development of their proposed new business.
NTT DATA covers travel and accommodation (2 weeks) expenses for two people during the collaborative project with the challenge providing team at the targeted market.

The judges